WACO, Texas – Baylor baseball and head coach Steve rodriguez completed the schedule for 2021 with the announcement of 24 non-conference games on Wednesday. In total, 30 of the 48 scheduled matches in 2021 will be played in the friendship of Baylor Ballpark.
The Bears open the season with a three-game home game against Jacksonville State (February 19-21), followed by a weekly matchup against UT Rio Grande Valley (February 23) in Waco, before heading to Round Rock in the Round Rock Classic to play Texas A&M (February 26), Auburn (February 27) and Oklahoma (February 28).
Baylor return home for another five games with a Tuesday game against Sam Houston State (March 2) and a four-game weekend series against Memphis (March 5-7). The weekend after, BU is set to travel to Baton Rouge, La., For a Saturday double-header against UT-San Antonio and LSU (March 13).
The squad returns to Waco for a midweek match against Prairie View A&M (March 16), before opening the Big 12 game with Texas (March 19-21) at Baylor Ballpark. The Bears are back on the road on March 23 to play UT-Arlington, followed by the Big 12 road opener in Fort Worth versus TCU (March 26-28).
The Bears will have nine-straight home games to end March and begin in April, with Texas State (March 30), North Carolina A&T (April 1-3), UT-Arlington (April 6) and West Virginia (9) .-11th of April) ). Following the back-to-back road series against Kansas (April 16-18) and Texas Tech (April 23-25), BU will play five consecutive home competitions with Prairie View A&M (April 27), Kansas State ( May 7) -9) and incarnate word (May 11).
Baylor ends the schedule with a road series in Oklahoma State (May 14-16) and a final home against Oklahoma (May 20-22).
The Big 12 Tournament returns to Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark in Oklahoma City May 26-30.
All dates and times are subject to change. All home games will be on Big 12 Now on ESPN +; however, network selection may come at a later time. More information about tickets and attendance will be available on Wednesday 3 February.